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Train services to remain suspended from midnight tonight till 10 PM tomorrow

The measures are being implemented across all the zones. Indian Railways has taken steps to discourage citizens from undertaking non essential journeys by temporarily removing special incentives for many categories including suspension of passenger and some long distance trains Indian Railways has taken a slew of measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 virus. In… Continue reading Train services to remain suspended from midnight tonight till 10 PM tomorrow

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PM Narendra Modi calls for ‘Janta Curfew’ on March 22

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday made a fervent appeal to all Indians to stay indoors as much as possible to avoid getting infected by coronavirus, saying the world has never seen a danger as grave as this. He called for 'Janta curfew' on March 22 from 7 am-9 pm, saying no citizen, barring those in… Continue reading PM Narendra Modi calls for ‘Janta Curfew’ on March 22

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Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases reach 283 in India

Total of 283 confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in India so far. Briefing reporters in New Delhi, Joint Secretary in Health Ministry Lav Agarwal said, 111 labs across the country will be functional from today.  He also said that people should not go for Coronavirus test out of fashion or for confidence-building and… Continue reading Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases reach 283 in India

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Coronavirus: Cost of 200ml Hand Sanitiser Bottle Cannot Exceed Rs 100, Says Govt; Fixes Prices

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Friday said that the government has set the prices of essential items like hand sanitisers and face masks, which are reportedly being hoarded as the coronavirus epidemic spreads across India. "Since the outbreak of coronavirus, the market has seen a huge increase in the prices of various face masks… Continue reading Coronavirus: Cost of 200ml Hand Sanitiser Bottle Cannot Exceed Rs 100, Says Govt; Fixes Prices